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Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Illinois Less Safe Since SAFE-T Act

In February of 2021, Governor Pritzker signed the quickly drafted and un-vetted SAFE-T Act into law. The Safety Accountability, Fairness & Equity Today Act was purported to keep Illinois families safer. But,…


Thursday, January 13, 2022
Rep. Butler Joins Route 66 Centennial Commission to Begin Planning the Mother Road’s Centennial Celebration

This week, the Illinois Route 66 Centennial Commission held its first planning meeting to celebrate the 100th birthday of the world-famous Mother Road. State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield), who carried…


Thursday, January 6, 2022
Rep. Butler Blasts Dems Latest Gerrymandering Scheme

State Representative Tim Butler blasted Illinois Democrats during House floor debate for their latest gerrymandering scheme to politicize the Illinois judiciary to an extent never seen in the state to…


Monday, December 20, 2021
New Laws Effective January 1st

When the new year arrives on January 1, it will bring with it nearly 300 new laws in Illinois – addressing everything from confidentiality for victims of human trafficking to lowering fees…


Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Rep. Butler Presents State Archives with Resolution Commemorating 100th Anniversary

SPRINGFIELD – Today, State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) presented Illinois State Archives Director, David A. Joens, and department staff with House Resolution 390 to commemorate the Archives for 100 years…


Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Rep. Butler Encourages Blood Donation This Holiday Season

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) is partnering with the Springfield ImpactLife Donor Center (formerly the Central Illinois Community Blood Center) to sponsor a holiday blood drive on Wednesday, December 15….


Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Support Toys for Tots

State Representative Tim Butler invites you to support Toys for Tots mission by donating a new unwrapped toy for a child this holiday season. Stop by E-1 in the Stratton…


Thursday, November 11, 2021
House Redistricting Spokesperson Tim Butler Releases Statement on Map Filed to Fix Democrat Violations

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) issued the following statement after plaintiffs filed a legislative map with the court to remedy Democrats’ constitution violating map: “As ordered by a federal court,…


Friday, October 29, 2021
Rep. Butler Calls Out Democrats Partisan Double-Talk on Congressional Redistricting

Speaking in opposition to Illinois Democrats’ heavily gerrymandered congressional redistricting map proposal, Rep. Tim Butler called out the double-talk and the grip of “Potomac fever” as Illinois’ Congressional Democrats wholly…


Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Sign the Petition: Protect Healthcare Right of Conscience

The Healthcare Right of Conscience Act (HCRCA) has long been held as a model for the nation as a protection of your sincerely held religious or moral beliefs. Unfortunately, Illinois…